“Why did you appoint a physically and mentally exhausted player?”
There was a reaction that they could not understand the appointment of Kim Min-jae (27, SSC Napoli), who publicly complained of fatigue.
According to Italy’s ‘Area Napoli’ on the 7th (Korean time), Fabio Mandarini, a journalist belonging to Italy’s ‘Corriere dell’Sport’, appeared on the ‘Zocchiamo Danticipo’ broadcast and commented on the match between Napoli and AC Milan on the 3rd. did.
In the match, Napoli lost 0-4 to Milan. Despite losing the game at the time, Napoli recorded 71 points (23 wins, 2 draws, 3 losses), and was 16 points ahead of Lazio (55 points) in second place, and was not significantly affected by the Serie A championship flow.
However, in the quarterfinals of the European Football Association (UEFA) Champions League (UCL), it was regrettable in many ways in that it suffered a crushing defeat against Milan, which had to face each other twice.
In particular, the sluggishness of Kim Min-jae was greatly highlighted. If he committed a pass miss, which was the reason for the opening goal, he passed the dribble of opposing striker Alexis Saleh Marcus and scored the key goal. It was evaluated that it was a performance that was not like the usual ‘iron pillar’.
Mandarini said: “Milan played a perfect game, but Napoli were unbelievably too good. Salemachus’ goal speaks for that team. They weren’t very nimble or dribbled well. What happened. He asked, “Is it true?” and emphasized, “I nearly cried because Kim Min-jae had collapsed mentally and physically.”
“If Minjae Kim was so tired, I wonder why he didn’t use Joao Jesus instead. I didn’t understand Spalletti’s choice,” he said. .
In an interview after the friendly match against Uruguay, which was defeated 1-2 on the 28th of last month, Kim Min-jae said, “It’s a little difficult. I’m mentally broken. I think I need to focus on my team, not for the time being. After complaining, “I want to do my best in my team rather than the national team,” he caused controversy by suggesting retirement from the national team. 스포츠토토
Kim Min-jae said on his social media the next day, “I am posting because the meaning of hardship was misrepresented.” , I wanted to tell you that the responsibility to always do well, the disappointment of losing a goal as a defender, and the fact that these things were difficult.”